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TOWN OF TROY: 2017 Board of Review
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 5/1/17 Educational Program Committee Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 5/15/17 Public Hearing - Heise permit
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 4/27/17 Bid Opening - Road Work Bids
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 4/27/17 Parks & Recreation Committee Meeting
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June 28, 2015
Proposal would expand loop trailhead near new bridge
A St. Croix Crossing Loop Trail starting point would have a little extra room to breathe — and space to grow — under a proposal backed last week by a key panel. St. Croix County Board members will vote July 7 on a recommendation to acquire private land that will help enhance...
June 28, 2015 - 11:17am
June 10, 2015
He comes to River Falls: ‘the guy that loves cars’
Mischa Redmond loves fast, expensive cars. Just don’t call him a car snob. “I really don’t want to be that guy,” Redmond said,...
Life/arts and entertainment
June 10, 2015 - 1:44pm
June 5, 2015
Emergency personnel called to town of Troy crash
River Falls firefighters, EMS and First Responders were called to a one-vehicle rollover accident at about 3: 14 p.m. Thursday, June 4. According...
June 5, 2015 - 9:27am
May 22, 2015
Charges filed against Hager City driver in crash
A Hager City woman’s driving behavior was so alarming Wednesday, May 20, that a trailing motorist pulled back in Highway 65 traffic, with his passenger poised to call police about the problem. A criminal complaint states that when those witnesses rounded a corner, however,...
News/crime and courts
May 22, 2015 - 3:02pm
May 8, 2015
Trailblazing restorative justice leader aims to circle back home
This fall Kris Miner, who has worked with River Falls-based St. Croix Valley Restorative Justice Program for 15 years, will move to the South...
May 8, 2015 - 6:00am
May 1, 2015
Field takes to the skies piloting his hand-crafted plane
Many people have dreamed of flying through the clear blue skies. Most people can only achieve that through imagination or an airline ticket. But...
Life/arts and entertainment
May 1, 2015 - 6:00am
April 27, 2015
Two motorcyclists injured in Pierce County crash
SPRING VALLEY -- Pierce County authorities said alcohol played a role in a crash between two motorcycles that led to an Elmwood man being airlifted from the scene. According to a press release from the Pierce County Sheriff’s Department, the crash occurred at 8:55 p.m. Sunday...
April 27, 2015 - 3:50pm
March 23, 2015
Drivers ID'd in Pierce County crash
Authorities on Monday identified the drivers in a two-vehicle Town of Martell wreck that left one man hospitalized. The injured man, identified...
March 23, 2015 - 12:42pm
March 18, 2015
Cascade Avenue ornamental grass burned away
Still winds and a quiet campus offered perfect conditions for UW-River Falls Facilities & Grounds employees to conduct a mini-prairie burn from west to east on the East Cascade Avenue median strip. Tinder-dry grasses disappeared in seconds below the tip of a propane torch....
March 18, 2015 - 4:21pm
March 11, 2015
UWRF Prof. celebrates civil rights
Ann Mason, UW-River Falls assistant professor of multicultural education, marched across the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Ala. Sunday, March...
March 11, 2015 - 2:33pm
March 7, 2015
Don’t miss ‘City on the Kinni’ premiere
Not long after Hollywood rolled out the red carpet for the Academy Awards, River Falls is getting ready for a red carpet event of its own. The...
Life/arts and entertainment
March 7, 2015 - 6:14am
February 28, 2015
Global-minded River Falls speaker to analyze China, cyberwarfare
Bill Hagestad II was raised in River Falls, though he spent time in Iran as a child due to his father Bill Hagestad work at UW-River Falls. The...
February 28, 2015 - 6:00am
February 16, 2015
Cedar Key: Where the farmers wear wet suits
Carol and I are enjoying our stay in Cedar Key, a small town on a group of islands on the Gulf Coast of Florida. After a long drive through the...
February 16, 2015 - 1:40pm
February 4, 2015
Idiocy? Wisconsin’s Harsdorf says bring it on to Minnesota’s Dayton
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton was quoted in the press bashing a TV ad campaign for Wisconsin tourism by calling it “one of the most idiotic things...
February 4, 2015 - 11:07am
January 21, 2015
Lt. Gov. Kleefisch shares memories of China trip with UWRF
Wisconsin Lieutenant Governor Rebecca Kleefisch took a trip to China about a month ago, with a bi-partisan group of politicians. She came to...
January 21, 2015 - 9:33am